The Best Comics of 2020 as Voted By You!- The Comics Haul with Amy and Paul

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Happy New Year, and happy New Comic Book Day from The Comics Haul! Kick off 2021 with Amy and Paul as they recap 2020 with the best comics, creators, crossovers and more- as voted by YOU! Plus a look at what’s coming up from Marvel, DC, and all your favorite publishers as another great year of comic books begins.

Best Writer: James Tynion IV (Wynd, Department of Truth, Batman, Something is Killing the Children)

Best Artist: Jorge Jimenez (Batman)

Best Cover Artist: Peach Momoko (DC, Marvel, IDW, Image, Boom Studios)

Best Comic Book Event: X of Swords (Marvel Comics)

Best New Series: Wolverine (Marvel Comics)

Best Continuing Series: Batman (DC Comics)

Best Adapted Media: The Boys Season 2 (Prime Video)

Top 3 Publishers Read (By Volume of Titles): Marvel, DC, Image Comics

Listen along to the latest episode or watch the replay on Sideshow’s YouTube Channel for Amy and Paul’s full breakdown of each of the categories, the winners, and their own personal picks! Then, join us next week on Wednesday, January 13th for our regularly scheduled weekly book news and reviews. Thank you for voting!


What is your most anticipated comic book release of 2021 so far?

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For our comic book gifting guide, be sure to check out the December 16th edition of The Comics Haul-iday Special!

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